Upcoming business events: Week of June 16

June 16, 2014 

Workshops and classes

The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following training events at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at Ckcs.org.


■ Photo Coffee, 9 a.m. June 17 and 26.

■ Database, Monday, 7 p.m. June 23.

■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. June 24.

■ Unix / Linux, 7 p.m. June 26.

■ Computer Mystery, 1:40 p.m. July 2.


■ Windows 8.1, starts at 1 p.m. June 16. $60.

■ Beginning iPhone, starts 10 a.m. June 24, $60.

■ Beginning iPad, starts 1 p.m. June 24, $60.

■ Beginning Digital Imaging (Paint Shop Pro), starts 10 a.m. July 1, $60.

■ Advanced Digital Imaging — Independent Work (Paint Shop Pro), starts 1 p.m. July 1-2, $60.

The Center for Rural Development, 2292 South U.S. 27 in Somerset, is providing instructor-led training in these course offerings:

■ Excellence in Technical Customer Service, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 23.

■ Grant Writing 101, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 24.

■ Introduction to Network Design and Management, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 25.

■ How to Improve Your Marketing Seminar, 10 a.m.-noon June 26.

Registration: (606) 677-6000 or go to Centertech.com.

Bluegrass Community & Technical College's Workforce Solutions office will offer the following course at 164 Opportunity Way, Lexington. For additional information or to request a brochure, call (859) 246-6666 or view the catalog online at Bluegrass.kctcs.edu/Workforce_Solutions.

■ Electrical: 2011 Code Update & Electrical Safety, 5:30-8:30 p.m. June 16 and 18.

Bluegrass Community & Technical College's Workforce Solutions office will offer the following online professional development courses beginning June 18: A to Z Grant Writing, Creating WordPress Websites, Using Social Media in Business, Fundamentals of Supervision and Management and Beginning Writer's Workshop. Visit our website at Ed2go.com/bluegrass for a course list or call (859) 246-6666 for more information.


A regional career fair will be 1-5 p.m. June 18 at Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Leestown Campus, 164 Opportunity Way, Building C. Job seekers can register at focuscareer.ky.gov.


The National Association of Women Business Owners will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. June 17 at Sal's Chophouse in the Lansdowne Shoppes on Tates Creek Road. Speaker: April Petrey. Topic: Getting Past No. Cost: $20 members, $24 guests. Reservations to Lexnawbo.org.

The Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. June 18 at Paul Sawyier Public Library, Community Room, 319 Wapping Street, Frankfort. Cost: $15-$22. Topic: Managing Creative People. Presenter: Chad Crouch, president, Cre8tive Group, Wilmore. Contact: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org. Register at pmibluegrass.org.

The Kentucky Bluegrass PMI Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. June 26 at Jefferson Davis Inn, 319 Cedar Street. Speaker: Daniel Halgin. Topic: Introduction to Social Network Analysis in Organizations. Cost: $15-$22. Questions: VP_Programs@pmibluegrass.org Registration: pmibluegrass.org.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo

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